Home eastern and southern africa politics KENYA 14/02/2020 Cuba urges Kenyatta to pay al-Shabaab ransom for abducted doctors As Donald Trump bolsters his country's military presence in Kenya [...] (212 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 2.20) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles NIGERIA Politics 05/06/2020 Buhari's new chief of staff Gambari helps AfDB boss Adesina face up to Trump SENEGAL Business 02/06/2020 Nexeya and Leonardo face stiff competition as Rear Admiral Diagne retires MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled Access the free section On the same subject KENYA 11/05/2020 NIS recruits South Africa's Milkor to monitor online activism in run-up to presidential election Kenya's National Intelligence Service, which is increasingly encroaching on the political sphere, will soon possess a social media surveillance system made to measure by Milkor. [...] KENYA 28/02/2020 Army to assist police with counter-terrorism operations On hold since 2013, the Nairobi Metropolitan Command (NMC) looks [...] KENYA 31/01/2020 After Manda Bay, KDF to receive substantial US assistance To ensure that it can rely on the support of Kenyan army, the US army is poised to deploy large numbers of instructors to the country. [...] KENYA 18/10/2019 Doubt cast over competence of NIS by mining ministry Prior to his departure on 16 September, the former principal [...] Breaking news KENYA 23/10/2017 On the eve of the election, Kenyatta places the polling stations under armed guard In an unprecedented move, personnel from the Kenyan army, the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF), will be deployed in all 47 [...] KENYA 10/02/2017 Stay or pull out: Kenyatta’s dilemma for the KDF in Somalia A deadly attack on a Kenyan army base in Somalia has reignited the debate over whether Nairobi should withdraw its troops from the neighbouring country. [...] KENYA 17/06/2016 President creates a new counter-terrorism unit President Uhuru Kenyatta discreetly appointed Brigadier Njunge Kihu to the [...] KENYA 04/03/2016 Kenyatta under pressure to pull KDF out of Somalia Despite constantly stating in public that Nairobi won’t be pulling Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) out of Somalia any time soon, [...] KENYA 22/01/2016 Uhuru Kenyatta cannot forgive the KDF present in Somalia The Kenyan executive wants to completely overhaul its troops in [...] KENYA 08/01/2016 A secret KDF unit investigates The Indian Ocean Newsletter has learnt that the Chief of Staff of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF), General Samson Mwathethe, [...] Receive prompts for these topics KENYA Al-Shabaab Assel Herrera Correa Donald Trump FBI Inés María Chapman Waugh Kenya Defence Forces Landy Rodríguez Miguel Díaz-Canel Monica Juma National Intelligence Service Philip Kameru Raychelle Omamo Samson Mwathethe Uhuru Kenyatta See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?